The Pickwick Papers
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Based onThe Pickwick Papers
by Charles Dickens
Screenplay byJack Davies
Directed byBrian Lighthill
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes12
ProducerBarry Letts
Original networkBBC One
Original releaseJanuary 6 (1985-01-06) –
March 24, 1985 (1985-03-24)

The Pickwick Papers is a twelve-part BBC adaptation of the 1837 novel The Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens, first broadcast in 1985.[1][2] It starred Nigel Stock, Alan Parnaby, Clive Swift and Patrick Malahide, with narration by Ray Brooks.[3]

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  1. ^ "The Pickwick Papers: 1". 6 January 1985. p. 35 – via BBC Genome.
  2. ^ "BBC One - the Pickwick Papers - Episode guide".
  3. ^ "The Pickwick Papers Part 3 (1985)". BFI.